Written by Megan Sheehan | August 5th, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | August 1st, 2013
It’s a new day and a new month, so let’s start it off right with some green news.
- Want to get closer to nature? Try following a toddler, for whom “…the dried worm as tragic as a starving polar bear; the walnut shell as mysterious as the queen conch.” (Grist)
- Iraq has declared its first national park in the southern marshlands that many call the cradle of civilization. (National Geographic)
- Amazon Prime sure is convenient… but is it eco-friendly? (MNN)
- The Apollo Lunar Landing Legacy Act has many asking if it’s really time for space environmentalism. (Wired)
- The Caribbean has lost 80 percent — that’s right, 80 — of its coral reef cover in recent years. (The Guardian)
Written by Megan Sheehan | July 31st, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | July 30th, 2013
Written by Faith Campbell | July 29th, 2013
Dozens of tree-killing pests have entered the U.S. as unintended hitchhikers. But by knowing what to look for, you can help prevent the spread of an invasive species.
Written by Megan Sheehan | July 29th, 2013
Written by Andrew Benson | July 26th, 2013
Happy Friday! I don’t know about you, but my favorite part of the morning is sipping on coffee and reading green news stories of the day! Grab a cup of joe and check these out!
- There’s no place like home! After years of improper captivity, this dolphin found its way back home after being released back into the ocean! (HuffPo)
- The week that has mesmerized and even terrified viewers is almost here! Meet the man legend behind shark week! (MNN)
- Remember that old phone in the junk cabinet that you can’t bring yourself to throw away? Why not recycle it! (TreeHugger)
- If only utopias really did exist… Oh wait… (TreeHugger)
- Fill in the blank: The best place for solar power is _______________. I bet you didn’t guess New Jersey! (MNN)
Written by Megan Sheehan | July 25th, 2013
Written by Giulio Boccaletti | July 25th, 2013
When it comes to water, an emerging theme is beginning to play out: investing in nature is a smart development strategy.
Written by Megan Sheehan | July 24th, 2013